By Sami Mokbel for the Daily Mail
Published: 22:33 GMT, 17 November 2020 | Updated: 23:09 GMT, 17 November 2020
England manager Gareth Southgate has supported Sportsmail's calls for greater research into the worrying links between football and dementia.
Speaking on the day Sportsmail launched our campaign to tackle football's dementia scandal, Southgate admitted there should be increased scrutiny into establishing the links between the national sport and the disease.
'We have got to continue with the research,' said Southgate. 'I think in terms of what is happening, research is continuing and I know that the initial (FA) study threw up certain observations and there is a desire to look at other groups who have played in